‘This book is the real deal’ – The Pull List (Issue 24)

‘Jason Aaron and Jason Latour have created a cast of characters and a world which is ever growing, and becoming more and more complex. Refusing the temptation to allow us sympathy with such a monstrous character (as they did to brilliant effect with their previous arc following Coach Boss), could come across as frustrating to the reader, but Aaron and Latour manage to make Esaw rounded and believable’ – Daniel Carpenter brings us the latest edition of the Pull List

Posted at 9:00 am on September 2, 2015 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Review | Continue reading

‘If you enjoyed deWitt’s first two books, I think you can rest assured you’ll like this’ – Undermajordomo Minor by Patrick deWitt

DeWitt has many strengths and they grow from book to book; his great strength here is to show us a man who is a fool, and an unsympathetic fool at that, and take us on a journey with him that makes us sympathise, and as the sympathy grows so too does both the comedy and the genuine affection. By the time the climax rolls around we wish Lucy all the best on the journey that he goes on to undertake without us…

Posted at 9:00 am on September 1, 2015 | Leave a comment | Filed Under: Review | Continue reading

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